UPPSC RO ARO Books 2022: List of Best Subject-wise Books

UPPSC RO ARO Books 2022: List of Best Subject-wise Books

ByTrupti Thool  |  Updated on: Jan 21, 2022
Know the subject-wise list of best UPPSC RO ARO books to prepare in the right direction. Find here the experts recommend best books for UPPSC RO ARO 2022 exam for each subject and plan out the strategy accordingly.

UPPSC RO ARO Booklist and a basic overview of all the sections of the syllabus have been curated for your exam preparation. Candidates preparing for the upcoming RO ARO 2022 exam must refer to the expert recommended latest preparation books mentioned below. Understand the syllabus and topics to be covered thoroughly before diving into the RO ARO books.

UPPSC RO ARO Booklist: Paper 1 & 2

UPPSC is going to conduct the RO ARO 2022 examination soon. The Exam is conducted for filling the vacancies in the post of Review Officer and Assistant Review Officer in the UP Government. With less than 4 months left for the prelims, it is high time for all aspirants to start their dedicated study for the UPPSC RO ARO 2022 Exam. 

Here you can find a list of reliable UPPSC RO ARO books and sources which will provide you with an in-depth idea about all the subjects as per the RO ARO Syllabus.

You can check the complete schedule of the UPPSC RO ARO 2022 Exam

UPPSC RO ARO Books for General Studies

Now we will see the list of books that will provide you with a good base and boost your preparation for the UPPSC RO ARO 2022 Exam:

Every aspirant must understand the above pattern and should go through the syllabus on his own to get a thorough understanding of the examination. Here's a list of standard books recommended for the UPPCS RO ARO 2022 Exam:

Paper-I: General Studies

Paper 1 consists of the General Studies paper of 140 Marks out of a total of 200 Marks in the preliminary exam. Hence for the preliminary exam, it is the most scoring section of the paper.

In the General Studies paper subjects like General Science, History, Geography Current Affairs, UP specific GK, etc will be asked. The exam syllabus and the quality of questions that you will face in the examination are similar to the UPPCS Paper. We are listing the important books and sources for each subject below:

  • General Science: The Questions asked from General Science are of high school level and should be easy for the aspirants to tackle who have studied the basics of it.
    • To cover the General Science Section a candidate can read LUCENT General Science and Lucent’s GK and 9th and 10th NCERTs thoroughly.
  • History: In the history subject the focus will be on the Indian National Movement, 
    • For covering the history syllabus a candidate can refer to the Spectrum or Modern History by S K Pandey.
  • Geography: The questions asked from geography are from UP Specific Geography as well as Indian and World level Geography.
    • One can read the NCERT Summary by Mahesh Barnwal to cover the Geography syllabus for UPPSC RO ARO Exam.
  • Polity and Economy: The polity syllabus covers the topics like Preamble, Fundamental Rights, Parliament, Governor, etc.
    • There is no better book than Laxmikanth to cover the basics of the polity.
  • For Economy, the candidates can refer to Ramesh Singh or Pariksha Vani. 
    • It will help you cover the basics of the Economy like GDP, GNP, Inflation, etc. For economy questions, the student is advised to strictly follow up on the UP Budget and UP Economic Survey.

  • Current Affairs: At least 20 to 30 questions are asked from Current Affairs Section in the UPPSC RO ARO Exam. The candidates are advised to read one national newspaper daily. and for comprehensive coverage of current affairs, you must read the monthly current affairs compilation by BYJU'S Exam Prep Experts. The link for the same can be found below. These current affairs PDFs are completely free for all aspirants and available in both Hindi and English language.

You must also follow the Current Affairs Page to get all current affairs in one location. On the page below you will find the Complete Current Affairs for UP Exams, including compilations and UP Specific Monthly Current Affairs.

UP RO ARO 2022 Complete Current Affairs

  • UP Specific GK: There is a good number of questions asked in the UPPSC RO ARO Prelims exam from the UP Special GK. These questions are asked from the geographical, economical, and other facts from the Uttar Pradesh State. Candidates can refer to the Know Your State Book and also the BYJU's Exam Prep UP RO ARO 2022 Complete Study Material

UPPSC RO ARO Books for General Hindi 

The Paper-II of the UPPSC RO ARO exam is completely based on the General Hindi Subject.

  • 60 Questions from Hindi Grammer and vocabulary etc will be asked in this shift. The students must not underestimate this part of the paper.
  • It can boost or reduce your mark equally on the basis of your efforts.
  • Aspirant can refer to General Hindi by P N Pandey or General Hindi by Vasudev Nandan Shukla.

UPPSC RO ARO Book List and Sources

The complete list of books in a tabular manner is given below for the ease of Aspirants: 



General Science

LUCENT General Science and Lucent’s GK, NCERTs

History and Indian National Movement

Spectrum,  Modern History by S K Pandey.


Mahesh Barnwal

Polity and Economy

Laxmikanth (Polity), Ramesh Singh(Economy)

Current Affairs

BYJU'S Exam Prep Monthly Current Affairs for PCS Exams

UP Specific GK

Know Your State: Arihant, BYJU'S Exam Prep Complete Study Notes for UP Exams (Link is given below)

General Hindi

General Hindi by P N Pandey,  General Hindi by Vasudev Nandan Shukla.



  • Best books for UPPSC RO ARO 2022 exam have been shared been for all subjects by the experts of BYJU's Exam Prep.

  • The detailed study material and subject-wise reference books have been shared above for your reference to give a kick start to your exam preparation.

  • The best books to cover UPPSC RO ARO general science syllabus are LUCENT General Science and Lucent’s GK along with 9th and 10th NCERTs.

  • BYJU's Exam Prep provides the latest and updated current affairs capsule to help you prepare for the UPPSC RO ARO exam.


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